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  • Ask Questions (ASQ): Implementation of a Communication Intervention to Improve Patient-Oncologist Communication in the Outpatient Medical Oncology Setting

    Cancer Categories
    • Brain and Nervous System,Breast,Gastrointestinal (GI),Genitourinary (GU),Gynecologic,Head and Neck,Hematologic (Blood Cancers),Lung,Sarcoma,Skin
    Karmanos Trial ID
    • 2021-025
    NCT ID
    • NCT05025748
    Age Group
    • Adult
    • Local
    PhaseClick for Clinical Trial Phase DefinitionPhase Not Applicable
    Trials without phases (for example, studies of devices or behavioral interventions)
    • NA
    Principal Investigator
    • Eggly, Susan


    Primary Objectives

    • The primary objective is to assess change in self-efficacy between baseline (Time 1) and pre-meeting (Time 2).

    Secondary Objectives

    • To assess changes in patients’ a) knowledge related to the patient’s cancer and treatment, b) trust in physicians, c) self-efficacy, and distress between baseline (Time 1), and the other two data collection times (Time 2 and Time 3).

    Exploratory Objectives

    • To investigate the effects of race/ethnicity and clinic site, separately, (i) on changes in self-efficacy, knowledge, trust, and distress between baseline and pre-meeting and between baseline and post-meeting and (ii) on the proportion of participants who agreed to participate.
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